Pattaya Elephant Village
Pattaya Elephant Village is located at Phonpraphanimit Road. Established since 1973, the place is a sanctuary for former working elephants. The Elephant Village features on everyday life of elephants and their masters. The place also offers stage shows explaining how to catch wild elephants, elephants playing football, elephants-at-work in the jungle, and a spectacular war elephant’s parade.
Details: Open Daily. The show time is at 2.30 p.m. and it will last one hour. The ticket costs 650 Baht per person. A one-hour elephant ride is available from 09.00 a.m., 10.30 a.m. at 1,000 Baht 12.30 p.m., 04.30 p.m. at 1,200 Baht and a three-hour rafting & trekking is available from 10.30 a.m. - 04.30 p.m. at 2,000 baht.
Tel: 66 3824 9818, 66 3824 9853
How to get there: Elephant Village is located at km 146, 7 km from Central Pattaya on Phonpraphanimit Road. You could take songthaews, the mini trucks, or the taxi for reaching the place.